2003: 43rd Moretonhampstead Conference
Back Row: Dr E. Amis, Professor M. Olvera de la Cruz.
Centre Row: Professor H. R. Kricheldorf, Dr J. Steinke, Dr A. Burgess, Professor S. Armes, Professor E. W. Meijer, Professor A. Laschewsky.
Front Row: Professor M. Doi, Dr V. Arrighi, Professor W. Kaminsky, Professor Dame Julia Higgins (Chairman), Professor E. J. Kramer, Professor E. L. Thomas.
Monday 28 April
|9:20||Professor Bert Meijer (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
"Polymer architectures via cooperative H-bonding"
|10:55||Professor Walter Kaminsky (Hamburg, Germany)
"Novel alkene polymerisation catalysts and novel polyalkenes"
|11:55||Professor Hans Kricheldorf (Hamburg, Germany)
"The role of cycles in step-growth polymerisation"
|17:00||Professor Andre Laschewsky (Potsdam, Germany)
"Self-organisation of polymers by electrostatic interactions"
|18:00||Professor Borje Sellergren (Dortmund, Germany)
"Water - compatible molecularly imprinted polymers"
Tuesday 29th April
|9:10||Professor Steve Armes (Sussex, UK)
"Synthesis of biocompatible phosphorylcholine-based homopolymers and block copolymers via ATRP"
|10:45||Professor Monica Olvera (North Western, USA)
"Polyelectrolyte solutions in multivalent salts"
|11:45||Dr Eric Amis (NIST, USA)
"Applications of combinatorial methods for investigations of polymer physics"
|17:00||Professor Ed Kramer (Santa Barbara, USA)
"Defects and melting of 2D block copolymer single crystals"
|18:00||Professor Masao Doi (Nagoya University, Japan)
"Mechanical properties of ABA tri-block copolymers studied by self-consistent field theory and molecular dynamics calculation"
Wednesday 30th April
|9:00||Dr Valeria Arrighi (Heriot Watt, UK)
"Local dynamics of polymers with neutrons: experiments, simulations and theory"
|9:30||Dr Steve Moratti (Cambridge, UK)
"Rigid or floppy? Hyperbranched and dendritic macromolecules"
|10:00||Dr Joachim Steinke (Imperial College, UK)
"Threading polvrotaxanes onto applications"
|11:00||Professor Chris Dobson (Cambridge, UK)
"Protein folding, and misfolding: From diseases to devices"
|12:00||Dr Andrew Burgess (ICI, UK)
"Human Stratum Corneum - structure and properties"
|17:15||Professor Ned Thomas (MIT, USA)
"Polymer based microphotonics"
The conference was held at Moretonhampstead
Monday 28th April - Wednesday 30th April 2003